21 days in Italy & Greece Itinerary

21 days in Italy & Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
2
Naples, Italy
— 6 nights
3
Athens, Greece
— 6 nights
4
Chania, Greece
— 2 nights


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4
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip builder tool.

Brisbane, Australia to Rome is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Brisbane to Rome. Traveling from Brisbane in August, things will get a bit warmer in Rome: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

6
nights
Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naples: Salerno (Chiesa di San Pietro in Vinculis, Lavorazione Artigianale Savastano, &more), Vicoli, scale e archi (in Atrani) and Spiaggia - Hotel Sole Splendid (in Maiori). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, identify plant and animal life at Parco Sommerso di Gaiola - Area Marina Protetta, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Naples trip planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Naples takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Naples can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Salerno, Ravello, Positano, Amalfi, Praiano
Highlights from your plan
Miglio Sacro ©
Miglio Sacro
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

6
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, take a stroll through Monastiraki, and visit Plaka.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Athens trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Naples to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Naples to Athens is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Naples in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chania.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Chania, Greece

Chania ©
Chania is the second largest city of Crete and the capital of the Chania regional unit. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): make a trip to Etz Hayyim Synagogue.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Chania trip builder.

Drive from Athens to Chania in 9.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Athens in August since evenings lows in Chania dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Thu) before leaving for home.
Highlights from your plan
Etz Hayyim Synagogue ©
Etz Hayyim Synagogue

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